During our webinars, we get to hear from many of the attendees, but there are often so many questions we can’t get to during the session. Our Chief Knowledge Officer, Dan Limmer, answered some of the most common questions for you.
Cardiology: NREMT Practice Question From NAEMSE 2020
A 54 year old male complains of left-sided chest pain. He tells you it started an hour ago and it has been constantly 4 of 10. He denies any past medical history. He has a 38 pack-year smoking history. You auscultate fine crackles in his lower lungs. His vital signs are P 94, R 16, BP 142/96, and SpO2 is 96% on room air. You should suspect…
Chest Compressions: NREMT Practice Question from NAEMSE 2020
An unresponsive 48 year old male is in cardiac arrest. Your partner is performing chest compressions while you attach the AED. After you press analyze, the AED announces “Shock advised.” While the AED charges, you should ensure your partner…
Class Question vs. NREMT Question
This is what we mean when we say the NREMT exam is not like the average class exam. Students can use this example to practice for the NREMT. Educators can use it to learn how to write test questions that are more like the National Registry’s and more challenging to students.
Clues in NREMT Questions (Patient Matching Exercise)
Train yourself to recognize clues within NREMT question stems.
Differential Diagnosis: NREMT Practice Question From NAEMSE 2020
A 45 year old female has left-sided weakness that started 20 minutes ago. She has difficulty finding the right words to answer your questions. Her vital signs are P 86, R 14, BP 142/74, and SpO2 is 96% on room air. You should next…
Digesting A NREMT Question: Types Of Shock
Here’s a practice question for the NREMT. While the question itself isn’t particularly difficult, it’s a good opportunity to look at the process for analyzing and answering Registry questions.
Digesting a NREMT Test Question: Read Carefully
Today we want to take a closer look at a practice NREMT question that’s been the subject of some debate on YouTube. Here’s the question: Things to Remember about the NREMT We’ll discuss the answer choices down below, but first let’s go over some important general tips. Remembering these just might save your next NREMT attempt: […]
Digesting A Test Question: Spinal Motion Restriction
Many people don’t understand the difference between spinal motion restriction and spinal immobilization. The two terms are similar sounding but quite different in practice. Let’s take a look at the difference by looking at a practice exam question,
Easy Ways To Improve Your Odds On The NREMT
There is nothing easy about the NREMT or about the preparation required to pass it. People who think the exam was easy usually think that because they were really well prepared for it.
However! There are some things you can do before and during the NREMT to improve your chances of passing, even if you’re shaky on some topics. If you know the material and understand how the test works, these can be just enough to push you from near-passing to passing.